Frontiers at The Forum

On March 23, 2018, Frontiers convened it’s second annual author panel at The Forum on Education Abroad’s 14th Annual Conference in Boston, Massachusetts.

The session “Frontiers: The Interdisciplinary Journal of Study Abroad presents…” was led by Associate Editor Amelia Dietrich, who began by introducing the journal and its submission and peer review process. The research symposium format that followed featured presentations by two recently published Frontiers authors who gave session attendees an introduction to their work on decolonizing education abroad.

Ifeyinwe Onyenekwu presented on “(Mis)representation among U.S. study abroad programs traveling to the African continent: A critical content Analysis of a Teach Abroad program,” co-authored by Julianne Marie Angeli, Ransford Pinto, and Ty-Ron Douglas. Julie Ficarra presented “Curating Cartographies of Knowledge: Reading Institutional Study Abroad Portfolio as Text.” Both articles appears in the Spring 2017 issue of Frontiers.

View the slides.


Frontiers at The Forum’s 13th Annual Conference (2017):

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Frontiers authors interested in participating in this event next year should look for a call for proposals in Fall 2018. Contact for more information.